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December 6, 2012, 4:00 AM
December 6, 2012, 4:00 AM
Siliconera Ishaan

Namco Bandai announced not one, but two projects via Shounen Jump magazine this week. The first is One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 (see here); the other is Project Versus J, which is described as the “ultimate Jump game”.

Siliconera Ishaan

Namco Bandai have announced One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2, a follow-up to One Piece: Pirate Warriors, headed to the PlayStation 3 and to the PlayStation Vita as well.   One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 takes place during the series’ “New World” arc acc...

Kamen Rider Beast’s True Identity Kamen Rider Beast is soon debuting, but his identity is still unknown. However, because of a mistake on Bandai’s part, the name of the character that transforms into Beast has been leaked through Ganbaride’s mobil...

Siliconera Ishaan

Fire Emblem: Awakening is headed to North America soon—sooner than you might have thought.   Nintendo of America announced via a Nintendo Direct this morning that the game is slated for release on February 4th, 2013.

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ONE OK ROCK reveals details on new single by ustar on December 5, 2012 at 5:59 am ONE OK ROCK have revealed the details for their upcoming single that’s scheduled for release on January 9th. The band will kick off the new year with a double A-side...

We list a lot of merchandise, most of the time before it actually hits our warehouse, and it can be hard to tell from the pics what an item is really like sometimes. Sometimes items come in that are just cooler than the rest, because the manufactu...

Namco Bandai to set action game in New World arc with new mode, characters, stages 2013's second issue of Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump magazine is announcing on Monday that Namco Bandai Games will release One Piece: Kaizoku Musou 2 (One Piece: Pi...

Voice actress Shizuka Itou announced on Wednesday that she had gotten married. Wednesday, December 5, happens to be her 32nd birthday. Among Itou's many roles are Hinagiku Katsura in Hayate the Combat Butler, Rei Hasekura in Maria Watches Over Us,...

Siliconera Spencer

Namco Bandai shipped 15 million Tales of games worldwide. That figure includes the 420,000 units from Tales of Xillia 2 which came out in Japan on November 1.   The Tales series started 16 years ago with the Super Famicom game Tales of Phantasia.

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Doctor Man has gathered an energy known as Anti-Bio Particles that is made to counter Bioman's Bio Particles! Using the Bio Killer Gun, Mason tested it on the Bio Robo and got great results as it depleted the power of the Bio Robo!

The official website for the March 30, 2013 anime movie Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods has been updated with new details about Goku's impending throw down with the God of Destruction.     The new movie will take place between Dragon Ball manga chap...

Capcom may not have anything planned—at least nothing we know of yet—for Mega Man's 25th anniversary, but leave it to others in the industry to put in the man hours when they're most needed. Created by a team of six, Mega Man 25th Anniversary take...

Tower Records Japan announced the annual best seller rankings of 2012 on their official site on December 3rd. The most popular item in the anime/voice actor & actress category is ClariS' 1st studio album "BIRTHDAY" which was released in Japan on A...

Siliconera Spencer

Summer Carnival ’92 Recca is kind of like the Nintendo World Championship cartridge of vertical shoot ‘em ups. It’s also the great granddaddy of bullet hell shooters. The game’s speed is pretty amazing considering its a Famciom title.

Siliconera Spencer

Sword Art Online: Infinity Moment is designed to feel like an online RPG. Fights are in real time and partner characters are controlled by the computer. You can temporarily take control of Asuka to use her Sword Skills by using the switch ability,...

POWER FALCONS By Keith Justice | December 4, 2012 This is why I hate it when the black character has to be “The Black Such n’ Such.

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; None of the Idolmaster games made it overseas, but Namco Bandai might be localizing the Idolmaster: Shiny Festa series. Namco Bandai filed trademarks for The Idol Master and Shiny Festa in Europe.     These could be protective trademarks, but th...

Siliconera Spencer

Arc System Works has three PlayStation Vita projects – BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend, Guilty Gear XX Accent Core R, and NAX Music Player. We covered NAX Music Player a couple of times and just to be clear – it is not a game.

Japanator Elliot Gay

I'm not sure how many of you folks out there have been reading it, but Shingeki no Kyojin (Attack on Titan) is an awesome manga penned by Hajime Isayama. It takes place in a quasi-apocalyptic world in which the remnants of humanity have built wall... jrharbort

Click to visit official site. After over a month of work since the original project announcement, it seems that Domino’s Japan has finally finished the creation of not one, but three Vocaloid PVs. Three documentary videos, or volumes, have been up...

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Wow … that was fast! I thought we have just seen the prototype a few weeks ago and it seems that Nendoroid Koujirou Frau from Robotic;Notes has been completely painted and underwent the usual preview treatment by Mikatan.

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